Thursday, August 14, 2008
An orange Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad EMD SW 1500 yard switcher at work. Argo Yard. Summit Illinois USA. March 2007.
An elderly 1960's and 70's era EMD SW 1500 yard switcher locomotive, is seen
working for the Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad, wearing the "New" orange and
black color scheme that was introduced in 2005. The local Chicago are shortline
railroad Indiana Harbor Belt, experimented with a short lived and much plainer
looking orange and black color scheme in 1980. It was used on a small segment
of their EMD First Generation EMD NW-2 yard switcher locomotives.